Tyne and Wear HER(7363): Wallsend, The Green, Sir G.B. Hunter Memorial Hospital - Details
Title of image: Sir G. B. Hunter Memorial Hospital (Wallsend Infirmary), Wallsend, North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear
Date: circa 1930
Description: A view of the front of Wallsend Infirmary and its grounds. The pillars at the centre of the building mark its entrance.
Additional info: Print black and white
Location/Collection: Newcastle Libraries/Newcastle Local Studies Hospitals Collection
Accession number: NCL 026268
Provider: Newcastle City Library
Copyright: All rights reserved, if you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries.
Wallsend, The Green, Sir G.B. Hunter Memorial Hospital
House, now hospital. Early nineteenth century. Flemish bond brick with ashlar dressings; Westmorland slate roof. Three storeys with two-storey extension. Central twentieth century door in pedimented Tuscan porch. Sash windows. Inserted stone-mullioned window to left of door. Ashlar-corniced brick chimneys. On Ordnance Survey this is labelled as "The Hall". LISTED GRADE 2.
Department of National Heritage, List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, 7/152; North Tyneside Council, 2006, The Green Conservation Area Character Appraisal, Draft August 2006; William Richardson, 1923, History of the Parish of Wallsend; Ken Hutchinson, 2005, Images of England: Wallsend